IllumiNights at the Zoo: A Chinese Lantern Festival

Event Date

Saturday, December 3, 2022
5:30pm - 9:30pm

Schedule

Dates & times for December 2022
Friday, December 2, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Saturday, December 3, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Sunday, December 4, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Monday, December 5, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Tuesday, December 6, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Thursday, December 8, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Friday, December 9, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Saturday, December 10, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Sunday, December 11, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Monday, December 12, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Tuesday, December 13, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday, December 14, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Thursday, December 15, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Friday, December 16, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Saturday, December 17, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Sunday, December 18, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Monday, December 19, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Tuesday, December 20, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Thursday, December 22, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Friday, December 23, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Saturday, December 24, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Sunday, December 25, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Monday, December 26, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Tuesday, December 27, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday, December 28, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Thursday, December 29, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Friday, December 30, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Saturday, December 31, 2022 5:30pm - 9:30pm

Venue

Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Ave SE
Atlanta GA 30315

Rates

  • Adult (12+): $24.99
  • Child (3-11): $19.99
  • Senior (65+): $21.99

ILLUMINIGHTS AT THE ZOO: A CHINESE LANTERN FESTIVAL

DATES: Nov. 21, 2022 - Jan. 15, 2023
HOURS: 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., last entry at 8 p.m.

Atlanta’s newest holiday tradition is back and better than ever.

Zoo Atlanta partners with Hanart Culture to bring this one-of-a-kind light experience back to Atlanta! Vistas of illuminated wildlife and awe-inspiring sights await in a nighttime wonderland celebrating the beauty and wonder of the natural world.

A nighttime lantern wonderland celebrating the beauty of the natural world

Stroll the Zoo after dark to be inspired by more than 80 nature-inspired lanterns depicting some of Earth’s most amazing and charismatic flora and fauna, both real and imagined. Each lantern is made and hand-painted by Chinese artisans, therefore representing thousands of hours of work. In keeping with Zoo Atlanta’s commitment to sustainability, each lantern also features environmentally-friendly LED lights.


Amenities
Facility Amenities
  • Parking on Site
  • Concessions
  • Public Restrooms
  • Restaurant on Site
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
Near Interstate Highway
  • 20
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • Visa
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
General Information
  • Family-Friendly
  • Accessible
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